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  • South San Francisco


Intern - Research and Early Development - Clinical Pharmacology Modeling and Simulation

South San Francisco

United States of America

Job ID: 201911-134008

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The Position

Length: 12 weeks

Start Date: Summer 2020

Job Description:

Our mission is to enable selection of a safe and effective dose, route and regimen for

small molecules and biologics by applying the principles of quantitative pharmacology

throughout a molecule’s life-cycle. There are multiple internship positions in our


We are seeking an intern who is driven to use quantitative approaches to understand the

Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of novel drug candidates. This

individual will use Modeling and Simulation tools to enhance quantitative decision making.

The modeling and simulation activities include population PK/PD models, translational

models, system pharmacology models, disease models, clinical trial simulations,

categorical model, literature meta-analysis, and other state of the art modeling and

simulation techniques.


Candidates should have solid expertise in PK/PD modeling and simulation skills. Rich

hands-on experience with NONMEM, R/Splus, Berkeley Madonna, Matlab, and/or

other modeling and simulation software. The candidate must have excellent

communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and

effectively in teams.


A M.S. or Ph.D. candidate in Pharmacometrics, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biomedical

Engineering, Biostatistics, or related discipline. Modeling and Simulation experience is


Who We Are

A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry
for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and
life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious
illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees
are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

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Genentech is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital & veteran status. For more information about equal employment opportunity, visit our Genentech Careers page.

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About the company

Genentech is a leading biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures and commercializes medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. We are among the world's leading biotech companies, with multiple products on the market and a promising development pipeline.